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Fire Lake North Iron Mine

Proponent:  Champion Iron Mines Ltd.
Phase:  Environmental Assessment
Environmental Assessment Type:  EA by Responsible Authority
MPMO Officer:  Sabrina Lachance
Status:  Active/In Progress

Project Details    
Project Name: Fire Lake North Iron Mine
Proponent Name: Champion Iron Mines Ltd.
Phase: Environmental Assessment
Federal Review Status: Active/In Progress
Sector: Minerals and Metals
Environmental Assessment Type: EA by Responsible Authority
Project Location: approximately 60 km southwest of Fermont, Quebec
Project Description
Champion Mineral Inc.'s proposed Fire Lake Nord Iron Mine is a 4 000 tonnes per day iron mine approximately 60 km southwest of Fermont. The proposal consists of three open pit mines, waste rock and overburden piles, a tailings pond, a water treatment system, explosive storage site, a railway and railway facilities, a concentrate storage area near Sept-Îles and other related infrastructure.